Graduate Certificate in Health Care Compliance Overview The accredited online Graduate Certificate in Health Care Compliance offered by Drexel’s Thomas R. Kline School of Law provides professionals working for organizations, institutions and individuals who deliver health care services with the tools to ensure that state and federal regulatory requirements are being met. Courses cover health care regulations, policies, malpractice and insurance tort reform, and other critical issues. The certificate is a post-baccalaureate non-degree program designed for individuals to develop and improve career related skills in the focused area of health care compliance. Ideal candidates include individuals working in the health care field who would benefit from focused legal knowledge regarding compliance, as well as individuals seeking career changes.Program FeaturesCourses taught by the Kline School of Law facultyCurriculum includes general law courses, focused training in ethics and compliance, and in-depth study of crucial issues in health care regulationStudents may apply for transfer into the Master of Legal Studies prior to completion of their certificate, and apply all earned credits toward the programSpecial tuition plans for employees and members of partner organizationsAccreditationThe Thomas R. Kline School of Law Master of Legal Studies – Health Care Compliance Specialization and Graduate Certificate in Health Care Compliance programs are accredited by the Compliance Certification Board (CCB)®. Many employers are now requiring CCB certification for compliance related positions. The CCB offers certification in the following areas:Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC)®Certified in Healthcare Research Compliance (CHRC)®Certified in Healthcare Privacy Compliance (CHPC)®Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional (CCEP)®Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional International (CCEP-I)®CCB Exam Eligibility: Completion of Drexel’s Master of Legal Studies or Graduate Certificate in Health Care Compliance programs with a GPA of 3.0 or higher fulfills the professional work experience and continuing education units (CEU) requirements within applicable eligibility time frames per candidate handbook, allowing you to be eligible to sit for a CCB exam. Learn more about the CCB.State restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum LSTU 501SCompliance Skills: Auditing, Investigation & Reporting3.0LSTU 504SHealth Care Rules and Regulations3.0LSTU 505SHealth Care Quality, Patient Safety and Risk Management3.0LSTU 506SPatients and Privacy: HIPAA and Related Regulations3.0LSTU 507SRisk Assessment and Management 3.0Total Credits15.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institutionRequired DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended ResumeAdditional requirements for International Students Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2016-2017 is $1176 per credit. This rate applies only to new online students. Students being readmitted to Drexel University must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify. This program is not eligible for Financial Aid. Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations. Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings. When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. Academic Calendar 2016-2017 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Fall 2016 August 22, 2016 December 15, 2016 Spring 2017 January 9, 2017 May 5, 2017 Summer 2017 May 22, 2017 July 28, 2017 2017 - 2018 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Fall 2017 August 21, 2017 December 14, 2017 Spring 2018 January 8, 2018 May 4, 2018 Summer 2018 May 21, 2018 August 3, 2018 Apply today for the Graduate Certificate in Health Care Compliance Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.